|Gorilla Behavior -- Groks Science Show 2008-02-20 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Gorillas are genetically very similar to humans, however our behavior seems widely divergent. But, we may have more in common with our primate relatives than one might suspect. On this program, Andrew Grant discussed lessons from gorilla behavior.
Keywords: science; neuroethology; animal behavior
|Pet Behavior -- Groks Science Show 2007-04-18 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Pets often perplex their human companions with their behavior. On this program, Dr. Marty Becker discussed the intricacies of pet behavior.
Keywords: science; pets; animal; behavior
|Empathy in Rats -- Groks Science Show 2012-01-11 - Charles Lee and Frank Ling|
Empathic motivations for pro-social behaviours are unique to humans... or are they? Dr. Peggy Mason joins us to discuss empathy and pro-social behaviour in rats.
Keywords: empathy; pro-social; behaviour; behavior; rats; science; Mason; Groks
|Bees and Eusocial Insects -- Groks Science Show 2012-02-15 - Charles Lee, Joanna Rowell, and Forrest Gulden|
It can be difficult to discern the impact of genes on behaviour from the effect of behaviour on genes. On this program Dr. Gene Robinson talks about using the honeybee and other eusocial insects to tease apart this web.
Keywords: groks; science; behavior; genes; honeybee; bee; insects; Gene Robinson